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Not Just Another Trend: The Postmodern Cloud Computing Imperative

In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper discusses a variety of interrelated topics: cloud computing, data orchestration, data integration, and data governance. The cloud’s worth to the modern enterprise is remarkably simple, yet undeniable: it enables them to do more with less. It empowers them to scale better, store data cheaper, and access IT resources much faster than they could if everything were on premise.

The Four Stages of the Data Journey (and how to get ahead)

Where is your organization on the data journey? Most of us are steadily moving toward the cloud, with most businesses planning to migrate to the cloud or expand their cloud footprint within a few years. But how do you get where you want to go? In this new whitepaper, our friends over at Matillion, the cloud-native platform for all your data integration, take a look at the different stages of the end-to-end journey and learn what it takes to get to the next level.

The Beginner’s Guide To Web Data Integration

In this contributed article, well-known tech journalist Luke Fitzpatrick believes that understanding web data integration is crucial in today’s environment because it gives business owners an opportunity to take advantage of the immense volume of data that’s available and gain key insights that would otherwise be impossible.

Lucidworks Fusion 5.0 Features Data Science Toolkit Integration and Microservices Architecture Orchestrated by Kubernetes

Lucidworks, a leader in AI-powered search, announced the release of Fusion 5.0, the latest version of the company’s flagship product. Lucidworks Fusion 5.0 lets customers rapidly develop and deploy AI-powered search and data discovery applications in a modern, Kubernetes-based containerized architecture. This update includes features that simplify implementation for data science teams and developers to create both a more personalized experience for digital commerce customers and also improve employee productivity and engagement in the digital workplace.

Streaming Cloud Integration: Key Data Considerations for Hybrid and Multicloud Architectures

This new white paper from Striim, “Streaming Cloud Integration: Key Data Considerations for Hybrid and Multicloud Architectures,” is a timely guide for enterprise decision makers who have accepted the benefits of moving to the cloud: elastic scalability, agility to launch innovative solutions quickly using modern technologies, better cash flow management, and lower expenses with a pay-as-you-go model, just to name a few.

Actian Survey of IT Decision Makers Reveals Top Data Management Challenges and Industry Shift to Hybrid Data

Actian, the hybrid data management, analytics and integration company, announced the results of an IT Decision Maker (ITDM) survey. The “Actian Datacast 2019: Hybrid Data Trends Snapshot” polled over 300 IT professionals with key decision-making power in a company of at least 250 employees and asked them what their critical data management pains are.

Dell Boomi’s Fall Release Helps Enterprises Unlock the Power of The Connected Business

Dell Boomi™ (Boomi) announced the availability of the Fall 2017 release of Boomi’s flagship cloud integration technology. The release adds new integration accelerators, and features to fortify data insights, security and compliance.

Nearly 40% of Data Professionals Spend Half of their Time Prepping Data Rather than Analyzing It

TMMData, creator of flexible data integration and preparation platform Foundation, partnered with the Digital Analytics Association to survey its community about data priorities and challenges. The survey revealed that data access, quality and integration present persistent, interrelated roadblocks to efficient and confident analysis across industries. Most notably, nearly 40% of data professionals (37.5%) spend more than 20 hours per week accessing, blending and preparing data rather than performing actual analysis.

PieSync Announces Next Generation 2-way Intelligent Data Synchronization Platform

PieSync announced the latest version of its 2-way intelligent data synchronization platform. PieSync’s platform enables two-way contact data synchronization for organizations that want to power their business by integrating multiple cloud applications. PieSync improves sales, marketing and service performance by easily and affordably connecting customer contact data without complexity, across SaaS-based ecosystems and multiple cloud applications, guaranteeing data relevance and reliability, every time.

New Relic Announces New Infrastructure Integrations to Help Customers Monitor Workloads On-Premise or in the Cloud

Digital Intelligence leader New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR) announced an expanded library of integrations with leading infrastructure components and New Relic Infrastructure to bring these services into a single view alongside the applications they support. These new on host integrations—built and supported by New Relic—are with Apache, Cassandra, MySQL, NGINX Plus, RabbitMQ, Redis, and StatsD through an updated release of the New Relic Infrastructure SDK.